Independent School District 318’s school board met in regular session Monday night. Superintendent Dr. Thomas reminded the public that early voting for the two new elementary schools referendum is available at the court […]
Liberty Township is no more. Tuesday, Itasca County commissioners voted to finish off what voters of Liberty Township residents put in motion in November of 2014.
Voters of the northern township voted 11 to […]
Independent School District 318 set their 2015-2016 goals last night. The board approved the four goals which include: continuing to address the facility needs, continuing to make sure our students are getting a 21st […]
Can a defendants prior acts be admitted in court? That’s up to a judge. Monday, Robert Schwirtz appeared in Itasca County District court. The state asked the judge to amend the […]
The Greenway School Board last night voted to levy maximum dollars for their 2015 preliminary payable in 2016 levy, which will still result in a decrease to local residents. Randi Jurgenson, the district’s […]
Emery James Jenkins will stand trial, charged with First and Second Degree Murder, in the death of his son.
Jenkins lawyer had filed a motion to dismiss the charges and Itasca County District Judge Cory […]
Two juveniles are in custody after a high speed chase last night that exceeded speeds of 125 miles an hour Sunday night. According to the Grand Rapids police department, the two suspects ran […]
Another fraud complaint was reported from a Grand Rapids resident Tuesday. According to the complaint, a Grand Rapids resident received a letter from a financial institution claiming she was one of the second […]
Tuesday, the Itasca County Board of Commissioners approved a preliminary 2016 levy increase of 7.99%. County Auditor/Treasurer Jeff Walker said the $2.7 Million dollar increase is due in part to rare occurrences. […]
Independent School District 318 has set the 2016-2017 school year tax levy at 0.98%. At last night’s ISD 318 School Board meeting, the tax levy max rate was set at less than one percent, […]